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2015-03-05 08:30:40

Improved Sample Collection delivers Higher Quality Data HOUSTON, March 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Metanome,

2015-02-05 16:30:00

Most Identifiable Bacteria are Harmless, but a Few are Linked to Disease or are Treatment-Resistant NEW YORK, Feb.

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2015-02-05 14:12:55

The microbes that call the New York City subway system home are mostly harmless, but include samples of disease-causing bacteria that are resistant to drugs--and even DNA fragments associated with anthrax and Bubonic plague--according to a citywide microbiome map published today by Weill Cornell Medical College investigators.

2014-11-12 04:23:22

PARIS, November 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Collaboration to generate novel diagnostic products to support personalized therapies for

2014-11-10 12:26:02

Update includes mobile access to 5,500 genome databases and information about phenotype, metabolomics and gene function MENLO PARK, Calif., Nov.

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2014-07-28 05:16:16

A previously undetected virus, discovered in intestinal samples, could influence the behavior of common gut bacteria and could even play a role in conditions such as diabetes and obesity, according to a new Nature Communications study.

2014-07-07 10:23:08

Researchers from BGI, working within the Metagenomics of the Human Intestinal Tract (MetaHIT) project, and in collaboration with other institutions around the world , have established the highest quality integrated gene set for the human gut microbiome to date- a close-to-complete catalogue of the microbes that reside inside us and massively outnumber our own cells.

Unknown Microbes Grown One By One Using New Technique
2014-06-25 03:39:00

A new technique developed at Caltech helps grow individual species of the unknown microbes that live in the human body.

2014-05-26 12:23:19

A new approach to studying microbes in the wild will allow scientists to sequence the genomes of individual species from complex mixtures.

2014-05-02 00:21:47

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., May 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Second Genome announced today that it has entered into an agreement with Pfizer Inc.


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